Score by quarters
Notre Dame 0 3 3 15 — 21
LSU 0 0 7 10 — 17
NOTRE DAME: Justin Yoon 46 field goal at 0:04. DRIVE: 11 plays, 51 yards, 1:56. KEY PLAYS: Ian Book comes off the bench and completes a 9-yard pass to Josh Adams on his first snap to the Notre Dame 29. Four plays later, after back-back sacks, Book’s 21-yard run on third-and-19 gives the Irish a first down at its 47. Book 18-yard pass to Miles Boykin to the LSU 29. On third-and-4 at the LSU 23, Greg Gilmore sacks Book to force a field-goal attempt. FIGHTING IRISH 3, TIGERS 0.
LSU: Derrius Guice 20 pass from Danny Etling at 11:37 (Jack Gonsoulin kick). DRIVE: 5-43-2:16. KEY PLAYS: Drive set up after LSU long snapper Blake Ferguson recovers a fumble at the Notre Dame 43 when a punt bounces off the leg of Notre Dame’s Isaiah Robertson. Etling 13-yard pass to DJ Chark to the ND 26. TIGERS 7, FIGHTING IRISH 3.
NOTRE DAME: Yoon 49 field goal at 2:47. DRIVE: 5-18-2:20. KEY PLAY: On the first play of the drive, Book runs for 15 yards to the LSU 34. TIGERS 7, FIGHTING IRISH 6.
LSU: Guice 2 pass from Etling at 11:13 (Gonsoulin kick). DRIVE: 12-75-6:34. KEY PLAYS: Etling 26-yard pass to Foster Moreau on third-and-4 to the ND 43 keeps the drive going. Darrel Williams 12-yard run to the 31. Etling extends drive with a 3-yard run on third-and-3 to the 21. Guice gives the Tigers a first-and-goal with a 10-yard run to the ND 3. TIGERS 14, FIGHTING IRISH 6.
NOTRE DAME: Michael Young 6 pass from Book at 7:49 (Book two-point pass). DRIVE: 10-75-3:24. KEY PLAYS: Dexter Williams 31-yard run on the second play of the drive to the LSU 39. On third-and-19, Book connects with Boykin on a 29-yard pass to the Tigers 19. Book 9-yard run to the 10. TIGERS 14, FIGHTING IRISH 14.
LSU: Gonsoulin 17 field goal at 2:03. DRIVE: 12-76-5:46. KEY PLAYS: Etling 13-yard pass to Stephen Sullivan to the LSU 48. Out of the wildcat formation, Williams runs for 10 yards to the ND 31. Elting 17-yard pass to Moreau gives LSU a first-and-goal at the Irish 10. On third down, Guice is stopped inches short of the goal line after a 2-yard reception and the Tigers settle for the field goal. TIGERS 17, FIGHTING IRISH 14.
NOTRE DAME: Boykin 55 pass from Book at 1:28 (Yoon kick). DRIVE: 3-73-0:35. KEY PLAY: On second-and-10, Book completes an 18-yard pass to Chris Finke to the ND 45 to set up the touchdown on the next play. FIGHTING IRISH 21, TIGERS 17.
FINAL SCORE: Notre Dame 21, LSU 17
RECORDS: Notre Dame 10-3, LSU 9-4
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